i try to design objects in the cleanest and most clearly defined way…

acknowledging a japanese influence, the interior of giorgio armani’s restored farm house on the versilia coast of tuscany probably appears more at home in osaka; principal to his philosophy of interior design is functionality and efficiency.

a house where i spend my leisure time must inspire serenity - not boredom or drowsiness of the senses

looking at the design of his table lamps, i can’t stop wondering if mount fuji perhaps had anything to do with it.

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